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  • Technological disruption to provide £100bn boost for financial services

    Added: Mon, 20/05/2019 - 16:33
    The UK's financial services sector could enjoy a £106bn boost by 2030 as a result of technological advancements, changing customer behaviour and demographic shifts.
  • 'Shocking' spike in insurance cancellations recorded

    Added: Wed, 15/05/2019 - 18:00
    A growing number of UK businesses and consumers are ending their insurance coverage because they can no longer afford it, research from finance company Premium Credit has revealed.
  • 'Lost decade' of life expectancy improvements uncovered

    Added: Wed, 15/05/2019 - 16:00
    Life expectancy assumptions in the UK will be back to the same levels last seen in 2009 by the end of this year, research by professional services firm KPMG has uncovered.
  • Pension fund returns up in first quarter

    Added: Tue, 14/05/2019 - 16:40
    Pension fund returns performed strongly in the first quarter of this year but annuity rates declined, research by Moneyfacts UK has found.
  • Multiple InsurTech investment records smashed

    Added: Mon, 13/05/2019 - 17:05
    The first three months of 2019 saw global InsurTech investment surpass $1bn (£0.6bn) for the third consecutive quarter as multiple records were smashed.
  • Insurers doing too little to address complex risks

    Added: Fri, 10/05/2019 - 18:00
    Insurers face threats from a lack of underwriting discipline, more robust market regulation and scrutiny and consequent exposure of management deficiencies.
  • Marathon in memory

    Added: Thu, 09/05/2019 - 09:00
    Regular charity runner Charles Cowling recently completed one of the world's six marathon majors, Tokyo, with son and actuarial student Tom.
  • Quality Assurance Scheme

    Added: Thu, 09/05/2019 - 09:00
    Congratulations to our most recently accredited organisations, Little & Company, Lux Actuaries & Consultants and AIA Thailand.
  • Oil and gas firms not transparent on future resources risk

    Added: Wed, 08/05/2019 - 15:15
    Global oil and gas firms are not disclosing enough information for investors to weigh up how growing concerns about climate change might affect that company's future production and long-term viability, Carbon Tracker has said.
  • Era of defined benefit schemes coming to a close

    Added: Wed, 08/05/2019 - 14:30
    Defined benefits (DB) pensions schemes are approaching an endgame, pensions consultancy Barnett Waddingham has said in its annual survey of the sector.


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